Encyclopedia SpongeBobia
Encyclopedia SpongeBobia
— Incidental 16, "Mutiny on the Krusty"

Incidental 16[1], also known as Incidental PM16[2] is an incidental character who first appears in the episode "Ripped Pants." He is classified as a "weirdo" type incidental.


He is a dark gray fish with lavender colored lips and fins, several dark purple spots on his body, and big white eyes with black pupils. He wears lime green shorts. His fins were originally colored dark gray like his body.

Incidental PM16

A sketch of Incidental PM16's model pose.

He is a short patty monster with lavender colored lips and fins. He has three sharp upper teeth and two normal bottom teeth.

Role in series


Incidental 16 usually appears as a non-speaking incidental. He has made a few notable & speaking roles in the series. He was firstly designed to be a beachgoer.

Major roles

"Ripped Pants"

He is part of the audience that constantly cheers for Larry the Lobster and Sandy's weightlifting in many shots.

"Artist Unknown"

He is one of the students that mistake Squidward's art class for their cooking class.

"Squilliam Returns"

He is part of Squilliam Fancyson's group of friends.

"Le Big Switch"

He appears as a Fancy! customer where SpongeBob swipes his Krabby Patty away from him.

"Suction Cup Symphony"

He appears as a trumpet player in Squidward's orchestra.

"Are You Happy Now?"

He is one of the museum patrons that see Squidward's statue and watch Fiasco burn it.

"Married to Money"

He appears at Mr. Krabs' and Cashina's wedding where SpongeBob steals his, Incidental F4's, and Fred's flowers from their suits to make a bouquet for Cashina to toss.

"Mutiny on the Krusty"

He is one of the many customers at the Krusty Krab during the current who calls Mr. Krabs a tyrant.

"Whirly Brains"

He appears as a child with Fred as his father asking for a Whirly Brain. But Fred tells him no because his brain is an important part of his body.

"Broken Alarm"

He is seen at the Krusty Krab being cooked rotisserie style by the loser.

"Say Awww!"

He is seen helping form a pyramid when the Bikini Bottomites try to escape Q.T.-π for the first time where Incidental 165 spits him out from her mouth, he then makes Incidental 65 magically appear from behind his arms.

Major roles in games

Bikini Bottom Mysteries Search

His tuxedo wearing variant appears as a suspect in the game.


  1. ^ Incidental model sheet 1
  2. ^ Krabby Patty Creature Feature storyboard